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Black Directors of Horror Movies

Black directors of horror movies have been putting their own unique twist on the genre for decades. From a blaxploitation take from the 70’s to Jordan Peele’s recent groundbreaking remixes of the genre, check out our list of horror films directed by black men and women.

The Best Man Movie


#RunTheCulture The Best Man movie is a #CultureClassic romantic comedy-drama straight from the 90’s. The film is written and directed by Malcolm D. Lee. It was produced by 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, with Lee’s cousin, Spike Lee, serving as producer. The film stars Taye Diggs and Nia Long alongside a plethora of great actors and also served as the bog screen debut…

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Culture Classics – The Malcom X Movie

#RunTheCulture As the revolution is approaching, we want to feature one of the most pro-black and political engaged #CultureClassics in The Culture’s film vault, the Malcom X movie. One of the greatest black autobiographies (written by Alex Haley) turned into a biographical epic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader portrayed brilliantly by…

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#RunTheCulture With graduation season upon us, today’s #CultureClassic shines a spotlight on one of the best films to ever capture the black college experience, the classic Spike Lee Joint, School Daze. School Daze is the 1998 comedy-drama (and musical) written and directed by legendary creator for The Culture Spike Lee. Lee used his personal experiences at Morehouse College in…

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CULTURE CLASSICS – Love & Basketball

#RunTheCulture The romantic dramedy might be the most successful genre in all of black cinema, and the late 90’s and early 00’s was arguably the genre’s heyday with star studded films dropping seemingly every other month. And for today’s #CultureClassic we shoot our shot with one of the best of that time, Love & Basketball.…

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Every Black 2019 Oscar Nominee

#RunTheCulture The nominees for the 2019 Academy Awards were just announced and several years removed from #OscarsSoWhite creators for The Culture showed up and showed out. Black Panther, BlacKKKlansman, and If Beale Street Could Talk were the big winners (metaphorically speaking). Highlights include the legendary Spike Lee finally getting his first nod for Best Director…

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Every Black Creator Nominee 2018 Golden Globes

The nominees for the 2018 Golden Globe Awards were just announced and pent go creators for The Culture made the the cut and we’ve got them listed for you so check them out! Best Motion Picture (Drama) – BlacKkKlansman, Black Panther, and If Beale Street Could Talk received noms.   Mahershala Ali for Best Supporting Actor for…